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    AUSTRALIAN COMMONWEALTH, DECIMAL ISSUES

    Lot 629
    CTO ]
    Estimate: $100Starting Price: $75

    Stockbook with large quantity of 1970s and 1980s issues CTO in singles and multiples (some gutter strips), some with commemorative cancels (including 1970 Cook miniature sheet with Bicentenary pmks x 12) (approx 700)

        

    Lot 630
    PR ]
    Estimate: $80Starting Price: $60

    Presentation folder with plastic cover bearing Australia coat-of-arms and containing 18 card leaves with issues from 1973 Metric conversion to 1975 Australia Post/Telecom Commissions plus Antarctic 1973 Definitives affixed by hinges. not seen by us before

        

    Lot 631
    ** ]
    Estimate: $1,500Starting Price: $1,150

    1966 4c Red QEII from left of sheet with error 'Imperforate at Left', two small tone spots on reverse otherwise very fine MUH. Only ten examples recorded from the only sheet found. BW 439bn, cat AU$4000 (2002)

     

    Lot 632
    P ]
    Estimate: $2,500Starting Price: $1,900

    1966-71 Queen's Head Definitives 6c Die Proof in Orange (issued colour) in sunken frame (95mm x 100mm), superb. Only three die proofs are recorded in private hands, two of which are in the issued colour

     

    Lot 633
    ** ]
    Estimate: $150Starting Price: $115

    1966-71 Queen's Head Definitives 6c Orange lower left corner block of 4 showing medium strength 'Offset', superb MUH. BW 446c, Cat AU$400

     

    Lot 634
    ** ]
    Estimate: $400Starting Price: $300

    1966 Navigators 75c Block of 20 with horizontal gutter between, from sheets guillotined vertically following stretching of plate. fold in gutter as always, otherwise fresh MUH. BW 462ca, cat AU$2000 as gutter block of 10

     

    Lot 635
    S/** ]
    Estimate: $150Starting Price: $115

    1966 Navigators 75c, $1, $2 and $4 overprinted SPECIMEN, the 75c and $1 being the scarce 15mm type, very fine MUH (4)

     

    Lot 636
    **/* ]
    Estimate: $350Starting Price: $270

    1966 Navigators $1 Matthew Flinders, a detailed study of the Sheet A R9/3 and 10/3 'Missing Left Frame' and subsequent retouches, with the various states and electro retouches, almost exclusively represented in corner blocks of 6 (x 33, all have been hinged on upper units), all apparently Perf 14.4 x 14, some duplication. BW 463e-ea/f-fd, high cat value (101)

       

    Lot 637
    ** ]
    Estimate: $250Starting Price: $190

    1966 $1 Matthew Flinders gutter block of 6 from base of Sheet B showing large part of Plate No. '1' in selvedge, superb MUH and very scarce. BW 463z, cat AU$400 (2002)

     

    Lot 638
    PR ]
    Estimate: $80Starting Price: $60

    1966 4c Lifesaving Anniversary block of 4 affixed to publicity card, two small creases at top otherwise very fine. BW 470x, cat AU$150

     

    Lot 639
    PR ]
    Estimate: $100Starting Price: $75

    1966 4c Christmas block of 4 affixed to publicity card, very fine. BW 471x, cat AU$150

     

    Lot 640
    ** ]
    Estimate: $1,600Starting Price: $1,200

    1966 4c Dirk Hartog error 'Gold (Inscription and Value) Omitted' fresh MUH. BW 408b, cat AU$2750 (2002)

     

    Lot 641
    ** ]
    Estimate: $10,000Starting Price: $7,500

    1967 5c Christmas vertical pair from right side of sheet error 'Imperforate Three Sides' superb MUH. One of the most important decimal errors, of which eight examples (four pairs) were found in a sheet sold at Toowoomba. BW 479b, cat AU$20000 (2002)

     

    Lot 642
    P ]
    Estimate: $750Starting Price: $575

    1969 5c 150th Anniversary of Macquarie Lighthouse Die Proof in Black on Pale Yellow (issued colour) in sunken frame, superb.

     

    Lot 643
    P ]
    Estimate: $750Starting Price: $575

    1969 5c 150th Anniversary of Macquarie Lighthouse Die Proof in black on Pale Yellow stamp paper (issued colour) affixed to thin card (51 x 85mm), thumbprint (probably of workman who pulled the proof) at left clear of design, otherwise very fine

     

    Lot 644
    **/C ]
    Estimate: $40Starting Price: $30

    1970 Captain Cook Bicentenary Miniature Sheet ANPEX 70 Overprint used on souvenir cover (scarce, few small tone spots), plus three mint sheets

     

    Lot 645
    */O ]
    Estimate: $100Starting Price: $75

    1970 Cook Bicentenary Miniature sheet range of private overprints, with ANPEX 70 unauthorised opt (3, one with opt blocked out), 1970 Opening of Tullamarine Airport (4 M in light blue shade, 1 U in deep blue shade), 1973 Eucharistic Congress M and U (3), and 1977 Royal Visit U (2), and Silver Jubilee M and U, all very fine (16)

     

    Lot 646
    ** ]
    Estimate: $1,200Starting Price: $900

    1972 Rehabilitation 18c horizontal strip of 5, second unit error 'Orange Partly Omitted', third unit error 'Orange Almost Completely Omitted' (merest trace at top right). BW 597cc, cat AU$3500 (2002)

     

    Lot 647
    FDC ]
    Estimate: $60Starting Price: $46

    1972 7c Overland Telegraph Centenary on Australia Post FDC cancelled commemorative Adelaide ds, the FDC showing variety 'Magenta Misplaced 3mm to Left', spectacular

     

    Lot 648
    FDC ]
    Estimate: $30Starting Price: $22

    1972 Munich Olympic Games set in matching Perth FDI cancelled blocks of 4 on Post Office 'Wattle' long generic FDCs (4), unaddressed, very scarce

      

    Lot 649
    PR ]
    Estimate: $100Starting Price: $75

    1974 Christmas 10c (2) and 35c (2) affixed to publicity card, very fine. BW681x, cat AU$150

     

    Lot 650
    ** ]
    Estimate: $350Starting Price: $270

    1975 18c Helichrysum Definitive vertical strip of 10 error 'Black Omitted' from Rows 3-10, Row 2 showing partial omission, fresh MUH. BW 725Ca, cat AU$600 (2002)

     

    Lot 651
    ** ]
    Estimate: $100Starting Price: $75

    1975 18c Helichrysum Definitive two sheets of 100, one showing the first four stamps in the bottom row with partial 'Offset of all Colours', the other with the same four stamps showing partial "Offset of Brown Only' (couple of marginal creases). BW 725cj,ck, cat $50 per stamp

     

    Lot 652
    ** ]
    Estimate: $350Starting Price: $270

    1975 45c Callistemon Definitive vertical strip of 5 from lower left corner of sheet, error 'Dull Yellow-green Omitted' from third unit, fourth unit with partial omission, superb MUH. BW 727ce, cat AU$750 (2002)

     

    Lot 653
    ** ]
    Estimate: $320Starting Price: $240

    1975 45c Callistemon definitive vertical strip of 5 from base of sheet, error 'Dull Yellow-green Omitted' from third unit, with slight omission from unit above. BW 727cd, cat AU$750 (2002)

     

    Lot 654
    ** ]
    Estimate: $300Starting Price: $230

    1975 45c Callistemon vertical strip of 4 from bottom of sheet, second unit error 'Dull Yellow-green omitted', third unit partly omitted, superb MUH. BW 727ce, cat AU$750 (2002)

     

    Lot 655
    ** ]
    Estimate: $270Starting Price: $210

    1975 45c Callistemon Definitive vertical pair from left of sheet, lower unit error 'Dull Yellow-green Omitted' with slight omission from upper unit. BW772cd, cat AU$750 (2002)

     

    Lot 656
    ** ]
    Estimate: $1,600Starting Price: $1,200

    1976 Olympic Games 40c horizontal strip of 5, fourth and fifth units error 'Black Omitted', fresh MUH, only ten strips exist. BW 745ca, cat AU$3500

     

    Lot 657
    ** ]
    Estimate: $600Starting Price: $460

    1977 Silver Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II, a study mounted on leaves of the 18c and 45c first (trial) printings by the Government Printer, Sydney, which comprised only 2% of the total printings. Including an 18c Imperforate pair (cat AU$200) and 45c Imperforate Plate Proof block of 4 (cat AU$1000), studies of the marginal colour control markings, colour variation on the 18c, and with 18c vertical block of 18 from the right side of Sheet C (on uncoated paper) showing no colour control markings in top and bottom selvedge (very rare). An exceptional group that would be difficult to duplicate (781 x 18c, 30 x 45c)

          

    Lot 658
    ** ]
    Estimate: $100Starting Price: $75

    1977 Silver Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II 18c printing by Government Printer, Sydney, pane of 50 from Sheet B (Left Pane) showing colour control markings in top selvedge, a few tone spots in lower selvedge otherwise fine. Very scarce, this printing comprised only 2% of the total printed. BW 765zb, undercatalogued at AU$50++

     

    Lot 659
    ** ]
    Estimate: $200Starting Price: $150

    1977 Silver Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II 18c a collection mounted on leaves of the Norman J. Field printings from Plates 2 and 3, with detailed notes, and including detailed studies of the different marginal colour control markings and plate varieties, all very fine MUH. (209)

         

    Lot 660
    ** ]
    Estimate: $1,200Starting Price: $900

    1977 Silver Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II 18c block of 30 error 'Imperforate' showing colour control markings in lower selvedge, heavy horizontal and vertical creases affect ten stamps, and with a few other minor blemishes. From the uncut sheet said to have gone astray at Tullamarine Airport en route to the Note Printing Branch for perforation. BW 765b, cat AU$3000

     

    Lot 661
    ** ]
    Estimate: $2,500Starting Price: $1,900

    1977 Silver Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II 18c pane of 50 error 'Imperforate', few minor wrinkles and one stamp with mark on reverse otherwise fresh MUH. From the printer's sheet said to have gone astray at Tullamarine Airport en route to the Note Printing Branch for perforation. Almost certainly the largest surviving multiple. BW 765b, cat AU$5000

     

    Lot 662
    ** ]
    Estimate: $400Starting Price: $300

    1977 Silver Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II 18c variety 'Offset of Blue and Black' superb MUH block of 4. BW 765c, cat AU$1000 (2002)

     

    Lot 663
    P ]
    Estimate: $800Starting Price: $600

    1977 Silver Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II 45c Imperforate Plate Proof gutter block of 8 on thin card showing colour control markings in gutter. One uncut printers sheet of 200 reached the market. BW 766PP(1), cat AU$2000+

     

    Lot 664
    P ]
    Estimate: $800Starting Price: $600

    1977 Silver Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II 45c Imperforate Plate Proof in issued colour in thin card, a vertical gutter block of 8 from the right side of the sheet with very wide right selvedge and colour control markings in gutter, few very minor wrinkles. BW 766PP(1), cat AU$2000+

     

    Lot 665
    FDC ]
    Estimate: $100Starting Price: $75

    1977 18c Parliament House Anniversary on Australia Post FDC cancelled at Grenfell Street Adelaide, showing error 'Illustration at Left Omitted', with normal FDC for comparison

     

    Lot 666
    ** ]
    Estimate: $1,500Starting Price: $1,150

    1978 Australian Aviators 18c Charles Ulm block of 10 from top of sheet, upper row error 'Imperforate' fresh MUH. BW 793b, cat AU$12500 (but see footnote stating the additional sheets believed to exist but not in the market in 2002)

     

    Lot 667
    P ]
    Estimate: $120Starting Price: $90

    1979 Australian Steam Locomotives undenominated coarse screen proofs of the 35c and 50c designs, with defacing white line at lower left, vertical pairs of each, fine but of uncertain status (4)

      

    Lot 668
    ** ]
    Estimate: $70Starting Price: $55

    1979 55c Australian Steam Locomotives horizontal pair with paper join, very fine MUH and scarce. BW 847b, cat AU$75+ (2002)

     

    Lot 669
    ** ]
    Estimate: $1,000Starting Price: $750

    1980 National Stamp Week miniature sheet error 'Imperforate' (blind perforations) on lower two units, upper unit completely imperforate, fresh MUH. BW 879b, cat AU$2500

     

    Lot 670
    ** ]
    Estimate: $250Starting Price: $190

    1980 Australian Aircraft 22c Wackett block of 15, variety 'Perforations Misplaced 6mm to right' in first column, resulting in narrow stamps, and partial double perforation of the second column, superb MUH. Similar to BW 883b, but a smaller misplacement

     

    Lot 671
    ** ]
    Estimate: $500Starting Price: $380

    1981 24c International Year of Disabled Persons top marginal block of 4 error 'Imperforate' superb MUH. It is believed that a pane of 50 may have been found. BW 916 unlisted

     

    Lot 672
    ** ]
    Estimate: $80Starting Price: $60

    1983 27c Australia Day block of 10 from base of sheet showing defective black printing on first pair, resulting in smudging and doubling of black

     

    Lot 673
    ** ]
    Estimate: $100Starting Price: $75

    1984 Frama Barred Edge Design Postcode 4000 (Brisbane) 00.00 value MUH. BW 1023Dac, cat AU$200

     

    Lot 674
    ** ]
    Estimate: $120Starting Price: $90

    1984 Frama Barred Edge Design Postcode 5790 (Darwin) 00.00 value MUH. BW 1023Fbc, cat AU$200

     

    Lot 675
    ** ]
    Estimate: $60Starting Price: $46

    1984 Frama Barred Edge Design Postcode 6000 (Perth) 00.00 value MUH. BW 1023Gbc, cat AU$120

     

    Lot 676
    ** ]
    Estimate: $200Starting Price: $150

    1984 Frama Barred Edge Design strip (238mm) of unprinted paper with audit label printed in black at top, few minor blemishes. BW 1023PP(4)z, cat AU$500 (2002)

     

    Lot 677
    O ]
    Estimate: $200Starting Price: $150

    1985 30c Australia Day ('The Walls of China' design) error 'Misplaced Perforations 5mm to the left' fine used with machine cancel, the only recorded example as far as is known. BW 1087 uncatalogued variety

     

    Lot 678
    ** ]
    Estimate: $220Starting Price: $170

    1985 Children's Books 33c Ginger Meggs/Blinky Bill pair, left unit error 'Imperforate Three Sides' superb MUH. BW 1109b, cat AU$500 (2002)

     

    Lot 679
    ** ]
    Estimate: $220Starting Price: $170

    1985 Children's Books 33c Blinky Bill/Snugglepot & Cuddlepie pair, left unit with error 'Imperforate Three Sides' superb MUH. BW 1110b, cat AU$500 (2002)

     

    Lot 680
    ** ]
    Estimate: $300Starting Price: $230

    1985 Children's Books 33c se-tenant strip of 5 from top left corner of sheet, final unit (Snugglepot & Cuddlepie) error 'Imperforate Three Sides' superb MUH. BW 1111b, cat AU$750 (2002)

     

    Lot 681
    ** ]
    Estimate: $60Starting Price: $46

    1986 36c Wildlife Definitives strip of 10 from base of sheet showing wide selvedge with colour control circles and 'MODULE 4', fresh MUH. BW 1153z, cat AU$150 as a block of 20

     

    Lot 682
    ** ]
    Estimate: $500Starting Price: $380

    1987 Christmas 30c se-tenant pair from the right side of the sheet, the left-hand unit error 'Imperforate' and the right-hand unit with misplaced perforations, superb MUH and very rare, with only several examples recorded. BW 1252b, cat AU$1000 (2002)

     

    Lot 683
    ** ]
    Estimate: $100Starting Price: $75

    1985 Frama Kangaroo Design Postcode 4000 (Brisbane) 00.00 value MUH. BW 1122Dc, cat AU$200

     

    Lot 684
    ** ]
    Estimate: $50Starting Price: $38

    1985 Frama Kangaroo Design 00.00 value audit label in black MUH, BW 1122Jz, cat AU$100

     

    Lot 685
    ** ]
    Estimate: $80Starting Price: $60

    1986 Frama Platypus Design Postcode 2601 (Canberra) 00.00 value MUH. BW 1166Bac, cat AU$160

     

    Lot 686
    ** ]
    Estimate: $60Starting Price: $46

    1986 Frama Platypus Design Postcode 4000 (Brisbane) 00.00 value MUH. BW 1166Dac, cat AU$120

     

    Lot 687
    ** ]
    Estimate: $100Starting Price: $75

    1986 Frama Platypus Design Postcode 7000 (Hobart) 00.00 value MUH. BW 1166Hac, cat AU$200

     

    Lot 688
    B ]
    Estimate: $1,000Starting Price: $750

    1989 Sports Definitives 39c Fishing in $3.90 booklet (Leigh-Mardon Scoresby printing on CPL paper Perf 13.33 x 13.60) error 'Misguillotined Booklet' resulting in booklet pane 'zig-zag' effect with no stamps complete. BW 1374cb, cat AU$2000 (2002)

     

    Lot 689
    ** ]
    Estimate: $50Starting Price: $38

    1989 Frama Frilled-neck Lizard Design A26 cliche (Mackay) 00.00 value MUH. BW 1434Iac, cat AU$100

     

    Lot 690
    ** ]
    Estimate: $100Starting Price: $75

    1987 Frama Echidna Design Postcode 2601 (Canberra) 00.00 value MUH. BW 1228Bac, cat AU$200

     

    Lot 691
    ** ]
    Estimate: $100Starting Price: $75

    1987 Frama Echidna Design Postcode 4000 (Brisbane) 00.00 value MUH. BW 1228Dac, cat AU$200

     

    Lot 692
    ** ]
    Estimate: $50Starting Price: $38

    1990 Frama Koala Design A41 cliche (Surfers Paradise) 00.00 value MUH. BW 1494Jac, cat AU$100

     

    Lot 693
    B ]
    Estimate: $2,000Starting Price: $1,500

    1992 45c Thinking of You Booklet error 'All Printing on Stamp Pane Omitted', very fine and one of two recorded examples, with 2000 RPSV Certificate. BW B190Ac, cat AU$4000

      

    Lot 694
    ** ]
    Estimate: $100Starting Price: $75

    1992 Frama Emu Design collection comprising blank paper, 00.00 values no postcode with cliches A7, A20, B5, B21, B31, B36 and C2, fresh MUh. BW 2183Dacz++ (9)

     

    Lot 695
    B ]
    Estimate: $1,500Starting Price: $1,150

    1992 Threatened Species Self-adhesive Booklet Original Printing error 'All Printing (except helecon) Omitted', very fine, with normal booklet for comparison. BW 1564ca, which states about five booklets have been recorded, cat AU$3000

     

    Lot 696
    B ]
    Estimate: $500Starting Price: $380

    1992 Threatened Species Self-adhesive Booklet first reprint (1 Koala) variety 'Misplaced Die-cuts 6mm Downwards and 5mm to Left', very fine and probably the most spectacular of all the various misplacements found on these booklets. BW 1565ba, cat AU$750

     

    Lot 697
    B ]
    Estimate: $250Starting Price: $190

    1992 Threatened Species Self-adhesive Booklet (second reprint with 2 Koalas) error 'Die-cuts Omitted', very fine, approximately 20 recorded. BW 1566(1)b, cat AU$450

     

    Lot 698
    B ]
    Estimate: $400Starting Price: $300

    1992 45c Threatened Species $4.50 Booklet Third Reprint (3 Koalas in selvedge) showing variety 'Die-cuts Misplaced 4mm Downwards' (and slightly to left), very fine. BW 1566(2) unlisted

     

    Lot 699
    B ]
    Estimate: $500Starting Price: $380

    1992 Threatened Species Self-adhesive booklet sixth reprint (1 Kangaroo 1 Koala) error 'Helecon Omitted', very fine and rare, BW 1566(5)c which states four booklets xist, cat AU$1000

     

    Lot 700
    ** ]
    Estimate: $270Starting Price: $210

    1992 Threatened Species Self-adhesive Sheetlet of 5 with overprint for World Columbian Stamp Expo error 'Imperforate', superb. It is believed that 48 sheetlets (an uncut printer's sheet) were issued thus. BW 1328cb, cat AU$500

     

    Lot 701
    ** ]
    Estimate: $120Starting Price: $90

    1992 Threated Species Self-adhesive Sheetlet of 5 error 'Punch Hole at Bottom of Sheetlet', superb. BW 1567b, cat AU$200

     

    Lot 702
    ** ]
    Estimate: $80Starting Price: $60

    1992 Threatened Species Self-adhesive sheetlet of 5 trial printing with 'All-over Helecon'. BW 1328c, cat AU$150

     

    Lot 703
    ** ]
    Estimate: $160Starting Price: $120

    1992 Australia Day 45c 'Young Endeavour' horizontal strip of 5 error 'Misplaced Perforations 5mm to Right' superb MUH. BW 1578b, cat AU$375

     

    Lot 704
    ** ]
    Estimate: $350Starting Price: $270

    1992-99 Australian Wildlife Definitives 85c Pelican second reprint (2 Koalas) block of 30 from lower right corner of sheet with variety 'Deep Mauve Doubly Printed' caused by a blanket offset, the variety is most prominent at top left of the block and becomes progressively less obvious towards the lower right, fresh MUH. BW 1615c, cat AU$50 per stamp

     

    Lot 705
    P ]
    Estimate: $200Starting Price: $150

    1993 Threatened Species Counter Printed Labels essays using 'Candle' design with 'NPC1' literal, comprising 45c, 60c and $1 printed in black, and 55c, 75c and $1.20 printed in red. These essays were produced in rolls for testing the machines. Unlisted in BW (6)

     

    Lot 706
    P ]
    Estimate: $200Starting Price: $150

    1993 Threatened Species Counter Printed Labels se-tenant block of 6 without denomination or literal, superb. BW 1669PP(1), cat AU$400. Since these labels were only issued in single stamps rolls, these uncut blocks cannot have been issued in the normal way

     

    Lot 707
    P ]
    Estimate: $200Starting Price: $150

    1993 45c Threatened Species Counter-printed Stamps unsevered vertical strip of the six designs without denomination or literal, as BW 1669PP(1) (cat AU$400) but in vertical strip

     

    Lot 708
    ** ]
    Estimate: $180Starting Price: $135

    1994 Thinking of You 45c Roses vertical strip of 5 error 'Misplaced Perforations 4mm upwards', with normal strip for comparison, superb MUH. BW 1707b, cat AU$375 (10)

     

    Lot 709
    ** ]
    Estimate: $200Starting Price: $150

    1994 International Year of the Family $1 blocks of 4 from top left and bottom right corners of sheet variety 'Misplaced Perforations 5mm upwards), with normal block for comparison, fresh MUH. BW 1716b, cat AU$400 (12)

     

    Lot 710
    C ]
    Estimate: $70Starting Price: $55

    1994 45c Kangaroos and Koalas Definitives 'Mother and Joey' and Pair of Kangaroos' designs, both error 'Misplaced Perforations 6mm upwards' from top of sheet and thus with bottom tablets omitted, superb MUH. BW 1718,1719b, cat AU$150 (2002)

      

    Lot 711
    ** ]
    Estimate: $300Starting Price: $230

    1994 45c Kangaroos and Koalas definitives se-tenant block of 6 error 'Misplaced Perforations 6mm upwards' superb MUH, with normal block for comparison. BW 1722ba, cat AU$500 (2002)

     

    Lot 712
    C ]
    Estimate: $200Starting Price: $150

    1994 Kangaroos and Koalas Definitives: 45c Koalas on Branch from self-adhesive booklet error 'Imperforate' used on cover cancelled straight-line dot matrix, fine and rare

     

    Lot 713
    ** ]
    Estimate: $75Starting Price: $60

    1994 Kangaroos and Koalas Definitives sheetlet of 5 with error 'Punch Hole at bottom of Sheetlet' superb mint. BW 1752b, cat AU$150 (2002)

     

    Lot 714
    P ]
    Estimate: $100Starting Price: $75

    1994 45c Kangaroos and Koalas Definitives self-adhesive roll stamps printed by Printset Cambec se-tenant block of 6 from top of printer's sheet showing thin black lines through top and bottom tablets, and printers colour control markings in selvedge and thus of essay status, also 1994 45c Thinking of You se-tenant pair error 'Imperforate Between'. Both items badly soiled and creased and clearly in nature of 'printer's waste'

     

    Lot 715
    E ]
    Estimate: $250Starting Price: $190

    1994 Automatic Teller Machine Stamps Trial Sheetlet with stamps showing Kangaroo facing left and with two defacing lines through each row, with normal sheetlet for comparison, superb. BW 1784E(1), cat AU$500

     

    Lot 716
    C ]
    Estimate: $200Starting Price: $150

    1994 Automatic Teller Machine self-adhesive stamps: 45c Deep Mauve, Green and Bronze from trial sheetlet showing kangaroo facing left and with lines through design, used on cover tied by Hunter Region MC cds., cover with creases and damaged at top left. BW 1784E(1)B, unpriced on cover

     

    Lot 717
    P ]
    Estimate: $300Starting Price: $230

    1995 Australian National Trust $1 and $2 single colour proofs in Deep Olive-green marginal from left of sheet, with normals for comparison. These proofs were part of the composite $1/$2 printing plates but were intended to be guillotined off and discarded. BW 1841/2PP(1), cat AU$800

     

    Lot 718
    P ]
    Estimate: $300Starting Price: $230

    1995 Australian National Trust $1 and $2 single colour proofs in Deep Olive-green marginal from right of sheet, with normals for comparison. These proofs were part of the composite $1/$2 printing plates but were intended to be guillotined and discarded. BW 1841/2PP(1), cat AU$800

     

    Lot 719
    C ]
    Estimate: $100Starting Price: $75

    1995 'The World Down Under' 45c Giant Trevally design error 'Misplaced Die-cuts 6mm to the right' used on small piece with machine cancel. Believed to be from a booklet rather than a roll, and showing a small portion of a marginal inscription to the right that is normally trimmed off the booklet panes. Rare, it is not certain that any other examples survive. BW 1894b, cat AU$100 (2002)

     

    Lot 720
    B ]
    Estimate: $1,600Starting Price: $1,200

    1995 Christmas 45c Self-adhesive Booklet error 'Imperforate', very fine. BW 1901Ab, which states three complete booklets exist, cat AU$3500

     

    Lot 721
    ^ ]
    Estimate: $1,000Starting Price: $750

    1995 45c Christmas block of 4 from $8 booklet error 'Die-cuts Omitted' block of 4 on small piece cancelled at Toowoomba (Qld), May 1996. Minor wrinkles on lower units, otherwise very fine and the only recorded used examples. BW 1901Ab, cat AU$3200 (2002)

     

    Lot 722
    B ]
    Estimate: $200Starting Price: $150

    1996 Australian Rules Football Centenary $4.50 Footscray booklet, the lower left stamp showing error 'Partly Unprinted', superb. BW 1832(1) unlisted var

     

    Lot 723
    B ]
    Estimate: $1,200Starting Price: $900

    1996 Australian Rules Football Centenary $4.50 Geelong Booklet error 'Imperforate'. It is believed that only three error booklets have been discovered. BW 1935(2)b, cat AU$2500

     

    Lot 724
    ** ]
    Estimate: $1,000Starting Price: $750

    1997 The Dreaming 45c gutter block of 10 error 'Imperforate' superb MUH. It is believed one sheet of 50 exists, this being the unique gutter block with colour control circles. BW 2043b, cat AU$1750+

     

    Lot 725
    ** ]
    Estimate: $50Starting Price: $38

    1999 Frama Tiwi Design Postcode 4000 (Brisbane) 00.00 value MUH. BW 2183Dacz, cat AU$100

     

    Lot 726
    ** ]
    Estimate: $2,500Starting Price: $1,900

    2000 Australian Olympic Games Gold Medallists: 45c Grant Hackett digitally-printed sheetlet of 10 error 'Printing Inverted' resulting in gross misplacement of perforations (the printing was made on pre-perforated sheets), fresh MUH and very rare. BW 2356 unlisted (similar errors on other stamps of this issue cat AU$6000)

     

    Lot 727
    ** ]
    Estimate: $200Starting Price: $150

    2003 Frama Farwell Design, collection comprising blank paper, 00.00 value for Postcodes 2000 (2, different designs), 300 and 500, and numbered cliches A20, A32, A43 (2, different designs), A57, A83, A87, A96, A99 (2, different designs), B12, B19, B35, B38, B68, B71 (2, different designs), fresh MUH (22)

     

    Lot 728
    ** ]
    Estimate: $400Starting Price: $300

    2003 50c Christmas marginal horizontal strip of 5 with colour control circles at left and error 'Imperforate', superb MUH and rare

     

    Lot 729
    PR ]
    Estimate: $100Starting Price: $75

    Australia Post folder produced for the 2004 23rd UPU World Congress in Bucharest, Romania, and containing Definitive International Stamps issued between 20 June 2000 and 6 September 2004 (face value AU$79.75), not often seen

      

    Lot 730
    PR ]
    Estimate: $80Starting Price: $60

    Australia Post folder (in printed envelope) produced for the 2008 24th UPU Congress in Geneva, Switzerland, and containing the Definitive International Stamps issued between 7 June 2005 and 3 March 2008, plus the 2006 Australian Wildflowers $10 Waratah miniature sheet (face value AU$55.30), not often seen

      

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